Lissette Waugh

Among Las Vegas’ most sought-after makeup artists, one name has emerged as a true virtuoso talent; Lissette Waugh. Known for her diverse repertoire of techniques and exquisite fashion instinct, Lissette has attracted a multitude of high-profile clients including Salma Hayek, Brooke Burke, Paris Hilton and many more. Her talents have been featured in many magazines such as In Shape, Vogue, and Vegas Magazine.

In 2001, Lissette launched her own line of false eyelashes designed for a natural but flawless look.


Lissette began her career as an Esthetician and Makeup Artist. She honed her skills through years of working at Elite designer trunk shows, photo shoots and catering to the local Socialites of Las Vegas. In addition to her freelance work, Lissette has collaborated with numerous legendary hair stylists such as Laurent D, Michael Boychuck and John Barrett.

By creating the first High Fashion and Makeup Beauty schools in Las Vegas, Lissette has now made a commitment to educate and share her know-how and passion with makeup artists of the future.




A native of Puerto Rico, Dancer and Choreographer Adolfo Barreto played a vital part in numerous projects such as Latin Grammy Awards, Billboard Awards, and various musicals, commercials and TV Shows. In 2005, Adolfo moved to Las Vegas to dance in Havana Night’s Raw TalentThe King of Rock and Roll and most recently, Show in the Sky.

Hand in hand with his dance career, Adolfo decided to pursue his other passion – Make-Up Artistry. As a graduate of the prestigious “L Makeup Institute” and …


“Cinema Makeup School”, Adolfo now shares his love of Makeup as a Special Effects Instructor at L Makeup Institute.




Mark Quirimit is an accomplished makeup artist with over 10 years of experience in the entertainment and beauty industry. His experience ranges from TV/ Film, video, commercial print, body art, and bridal. Mark has worked with some of today’s biggest celebrities including Alicia Keys, Quincy Jones, Usher, Common, and Kanye West to name a few. His work has been seen on the Latin Grammy Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, BET Awards, Billboard Awards. Mark will now be sharing his knowledge and techniques with you at L Makeup Institute.




Born and raised in Salinas, CA Daisy grew up with a love for makeup. Starting early as a teen making over her friends and family, Daisy knew that makeup was her life-long passion. After 6 years of working with brides and with models in the high fashion industry, Daisy decided to move to Las Vegas where she attended the prestigious L Makeup Institute. Since graduating Daisy’s career has flourished, working with top photographers, models, and industry professionals, most notably with HBOs Spartacus cast, CMT awards, OK TV, and Food Networks Chef Scott Conant and Scott Leibfried.




Kyle has over twenty years of experience in business development and management in his native city, Las Vegas. He is an entrepreneur at heart and the founder of a number of successful startup ventures.

Kyle oversees the L Makeup Institute admissions and finance departments and is responsible for worldwide outreach to talented students, the selection process itself, and the development of institute’s admissions policy and practices.

Kyle brings to any initiative, extensive direct experience in sales, marketing and finance. Among his many…


strengths are his abilities to recognize and attract talent, coalesce that talent into a powerful team, and ensure that they accomplish what may seemingly be the impossible.




Kayla grew up in a small town in North Carolina with aspirations to move to the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas where she has worked for some of the top salons and beauty schools in the Country. Kayla was recruited by the L Makeup Institute in 2012 for her extensive admissions background and friendly personality. Serving as the Admissions Director, Kayla will show great care assisting you or your child through the application and enrollment process.